Box 1

 Container

Contains 3 Collections and/or Records:

Roddy, Ephraim, Texas jurist and magistrate born in Tennessee in 1793. Washington, July 23, 1838. Signed as attorney for McKinney and Williams in suit against D. P. Woodlief, for default on note, Roddy was a delegate to the convention of 1833 and was first Magistrate of Washington, after annexation.

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This .42 linear feet collection is divided into four series: Series I contains documents related of the Republic of Texas. These include writs, petitions, and briefs from 1837-1845 regarding persons originally from the State of Tennessee who played a key role in Texas history. The files are alphabetical. Series II contains pamphlets relating to the history of Tennessee from 1817-1862. Topics are varied by...
Dates: 1817 - 1924

Tennessee. Speech of Mr. Stanton, of Tennessee on the Smithsonian Bill delivered in the House of Representatives, April 22, 1846

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This .42 linear feet collection is divided into four series: Series I contains documents related of the Republic of Texas. These include writs, petitions, and briefs from 1837-1845 regarding persons originally from the State of Tennessee who played a key role in Texas history. The files are alphabetical. Series II contains pamphlets relating to the history of Tennessee from 1817-1862. Topics are varied by...
Dates: April 22, 1846

United States Senate, Washington, D.C., S. 129. A Bill for the relief of General John Cocke of Tennessee., February 13, 1845

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This .42 linear feet collection is divided into four series: Series I contains documents related of the Republic of Texas. These include writs, petitions, and briefs from 1837-1845 regarding persons originally from the State of Tennessee who played a key role in Texas history. The files are alphabetical. Series II contains pamphlets relating to the history of Tennessee from 1817-1862. Topics are varied by...
Dates: February 13, 1845

 

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